Have you ever thought about how much do YouTubers earn through their videos? Do you know who the top earning YouTubers in the world are? Check this out to get answers to these questions :
PewDiePie is the YouTube channel run by a Swedish based YouTuber by name Felix Kjellberg. He is the first among top earning YouTubers in the entire world with more than 54 million subscribers to his channel. Any guesses on his annual income based on the number of subscribers? Well, it is absolutely $7 million according to the latest reports in 2017. His channel comprises of ‘Let’s Play’ videos which feature him playing different kind of videos. Felix Kjellberg’s success as many suggest is because of his constant communication with fans.
2. Roman Atwood:
Famous for his prank movie ‘Natural Born Pranksters’ which was released in the year 2016, Roman Atwood occupies the second position among top earning YouTubers. Subscribers to his channel increased exponentially after release of this movie. With more than 12 million subscribers, Roman Atwood’s channel ‘RomanAtwoodVlogs’ has brought him a fortune of nearly $8 million in the year 2017.
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3. Lilly Singh:
Lilly Singh popularly known as IISuperwomanII , a Canadian vlogger is in the third place. Popular for her parody videos, Lilly Singh has got more than 11 million subscribers to her YouTube channel. Also an author of the book ‘How To Be A Bawse: A Guide To Conquering Life’, Lilly Singh’s estimated income of the year 2017 is nearly $7.5 million.
Smosh, a YouTube channel run by Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox duo is on the fourth position in the list of top earning YouTubers. Smosh is a YouTube channel which consists of video games and parody videos on pop culture made by the duo and has over 22 million subscribers. Annual income of the year 2017 generated by Smosh is estimated to be a whopping $8 million. This duo also holds the record of being the first YouTubers whose wax statues have been installed at Madame Tussaud’s museum.
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5. Rosanna Pansino:
Rosanna Pansino, a self-taught cook who is popular for her YouTube series ‘The Nerdy Nummies Cookbook: Sweet Treats For The Geek In All Of Us’ stands at the fifth position. She also has released a book based on this YouTube series and has an estimated annual income of $6 million as per 2017 update. Rosanna, inspired by her grandmother started it with sharing recipes and tricks on baking and later started her own YouTube channel.
6. Tyler Oakley:
Tyler Oakley is one of the most popular YouTubers in America who is known for his videos based on social issues. Humor and sincerity are the main ingredients of his vlogs; moreover his active participation within the LGBTQ community has got him more followers on YouTube. With nearly 8 million subscribers to his channel, Tyler has an estimated earnings of nearly $6 million in 2017.
Mark Fischbach(Markiplier) known for his gaming videos is at number seven with estimated earnings of $5.5 million. Markiplier’s videos are based on all kinds of games, classically in the ‘Let’s Play’ style and he is well known for his humorous persona and genuineness. Markiplier has got more than 16.9 million subscribers for his YouTube channel.